Ask us logo Ask us at the University of Salford

Unlocking Employability


Date:   Wednesday 1st November 2017

Venue:  TBC

Event Outline: TBC - please see previous outline below as a guide.

Unlocking Employability March 2017: Speaker Biographies                                                                                                                                              

Event Outline March 2017:

1.15pm (registration and stands open for students)

1.45pm – 2.00pm (opening and key note)

2.00pm – 3.30pm (round table discussions). (Break at 2.45pm for 10 mins). 15 mins approx. on each discussion topic and then employers rotate, students stay seated.

3.30pm – 3.50pm (Question Time panel discussing key points brought out of round table discussions).

3.50pm -4.15pm (Close, final networking and stands) 

5 discussion topics for students and university staff, led by employers to discuss:

•       Making the successful transition from university into industry

•       Graduate attributes and how to develop career resilience

•       Finding and optimising opportunities and networks (inc via Social Media)

•       Effective CVs, applications and interviews

•       The value of work experience, placements and entrepreneurial ways of working

What is Unlocking Employability?

How to Prepare for Unlocking Employability

Details of employers booked to attend will be posted closer to the event.

Webpage for Employers ONLY



Page last updated: 8th May 2017(HB)